Disney has released the second trailer for “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil,” the upcoming sequel to their 2014 reinvention of “Sleeping Beauty”.
The fantasy adventure picks up several years and continues to explore the complex relationship between the horned fairy and the soon to be Queen as they form new alliances and face new adversaries in their struggle to protect the moors and the magical creatures that reside within.
Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning reprise their roles as the dark fairy Maleficent and Princess Aurora, respectively. Michelle Pfeiffer joins the cast as Queen Ingrith, along with Chiwetel Ejiofor, Ed Skrein, Robert Lindsay and Harris Dickinson.
Joachim Ronning helms from a script by Linda Woolverton. The film opens October 18th.